These days, many people find that getting their wisdom teeth removed is the best course of action for their smile. Our wisdom teeth are often so far back in our mouths that they’re impossible to keep clean with regular brushing, often resulting in cavities and decay. As humans have evolved, wisdom teeth aren’t needed as much anymore. Impacted wisdom teeth cause many teens and young adults to seek removal of their wisdom teeth. However, what happens when your wisdom teeth are painful or infected? Don’t ignore that wisdom tooth—the consequences could affect your whole smile!

Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

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